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Education Technology's Completely Over

Education Technology's Completely Over

This talk was presented at Coventry University

Audrey Watters

April 07, 2017
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  1. Audrey Watters
    Coventry University — April 2017
    Education Technology
    & The Purple One

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  2. “The Internet’s completely over”
    — Prince (2010)

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  3. I scan my computer looking 4 a site
    Somebody 2 talk 2, funny and bright
    I scan my computer looking 4 a site
    Make believe it's a better world, a better life
    — Prince, “My Computer” (1996)

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  4. “The Internet’s Education technology’s
    completely over”
    — Prince (probably)

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  5. “If you don't own your masters,
    your master owns you”
    — Prince (1996)

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  6. Who owns the equivalent of students’ and
    scholars’ “master recordings”?
    How does education technology exploit
    students and scholars and extract value from
    their creative work?

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  7. What’s the matter with your life
    Is the poverty bringing U down?
    Is the mailman jerking U round?
    Did he put your million dollar check
    In someone else’s box?
    — Prince (1985)

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